Last Minute NBA Mock Draft

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Myles Turner and Frank Kaminksy are targets for the Utah Jazz at #12. (Credit: Scoopnest.com)

Yesterday for fun, the makers of the “Jedi & Jerms on the Jazz” podcast (@jediandjerms) did a Twitter mock draft (#JJJMockDraft). Producer Devin Masters (@TornByDevin) took 1,4,7; Alan Zaugg (@jedizaugg) took 2,5,8; and John English (@jermsguy) took 3,6,9, etc. Here were the results.

1. (MIN) – Karl-Anthony Towns
2. (LAL) – Jahlil Okafor
3. (PHI) – D’Angelo Russell
4. (NYK) – Kristaps Porzingis
5. (ORL) – Stanley Johnson
6. (SAC) – Willie Cauley-Stein
7. (DEN) – Emmanuel Mudiay
8. (DET) – Justise Winslow
9. (CHA) – Mario Hezonja
10. (MIA) – Devin Booker
11. (IND) – Frank Kaminsky
12. (UTA) – Myles Turner
13. (PHX) – RJ Hunter
14. (OKC) – Cameron Payne
15. (ATL) – Trey Lyles
16. (BOS) – Kelly Oubre
17. (MIL) – Bobby Portis
18. (HOU) – Jerian Grant
19. (WAS) – Rondae Hollis-Jefferson
20. (TOR) – Sam Dekker
21. (DAL) – Tyus Jones
22. (CHI) – Delon Wright
23. (POR) – Kevon Looney
24. (CLE) – Justin Anderson
25. (MEM) – Montrezl Harrell
26. (SAS) – Rashad Vaughn
27. (LAL) – Terry Rozier
28. (BOS) – Jarell Martin
29. (BRK) – Chris McCullough
30. (GSW) – Guillermo Hernangomez

Since then, teams have made some trades, and if we did this again today, minutes before the draft, I’m sure a lot of our picks would change. But hey, the day before the NBA Draft is like Christmas Eve. We can power-rank our anticipated presents.

About the author

John English

John studied journalism at UVU and put that to good use by writing for free for blogs on a part-time basis. Money well spent. He became an avid Jazz fan since moving to Utah in 1989. Also a fan of the NFL and BYU football.